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Upcoming Events

Double events in Seattle – Scholarship Award Ceremony and Club Emil

On Thursday, May 24, 2018 we hope to see you at our scholarship award ceremony in Seattle. Chalmers is dedicated to strengthening the bonds with the U.S. and proud to award three full tuition-fee scholarships for a two-year Master’s Degree to American students. Meet some of our donors as well as this year’s scholarship awardees […]

U.S. Friends events in October

The month of October will see several U.S. Friends events all over the continent, here’s an overview: New York – Tuesday, October 10th, there will be an alumni dinner at Bill’s Bar and Burgers at Rockefeller Center, 16 W 51st Street. Bo Hedfors, chairman emeritus of U.S. Friends of Chalmers as well as a small […]

Club Emil in Atlanta, May 25th, 2017

As always, the CING North America annual meeting will get off to a flying start with a Club Emil fundraising event on the night of May 25th! Stefan Bengtsson, Chalmers President and CEO will be there as well as the 2017 U.S. Friends scholarship awardee. The scholarship will be awarded during the Friday activities. This […]

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Visit from the US

On March 5th, just after ending the national ice week (meaning that the entire country had temperatures below zero for a whole week), I had the pleasure of meeting with Rebecca Gillie and her father, Kevin and brother, Chris, who spent a week in Gothenburg, visiting Rebecca and exploring the surroundings. Luckily, they are used […]

Sad news

On December 15th, Erland Magnusson, one of the founders of U.S. Friends of Chalmers passed away. Erland has been an avid supporter of Chalmers over the years and will be severely missed by the Chalmers community, both in the U.S. and in Sweden. Erland was not only one of the founders of U.S. Friends of […]

Christmas greeting from Chalmers and Rebecca

I just met with Rebecca Gillie, the 2017 U.S. Friends of Chalmers Scholarship awardee for lunch. Since I hadn’t seen her since this summer, I was a bit worried about how she might be coping with the change in season. I wasn’t overly worried about the cold since she is used to winters, having spent […]

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